Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
The BMus Programme is designed for students wishing to be professional musicians: performers and composers. It aims to equip students with the necessary musical skills and knowledge required by the contemporary profession in its widest sense but with a focus on the Western Classical and Jazz traditions;
the Jazz Pathway offers discrete comprehensive specialist training.
Principal study options
During the application and audition process, you must select which instrument(s) you wish to specialise in for the duration of your course. On this course, you can choose from the following options:
Only one instrument is studied. It may be possible to study a further instrument formatively, but this will not contribute towards the qualification.
For all courses, you must select at least one specialism from the 'primary' list. For those studying primary/secondary pathways, two instruments may be selected – one from the 'primary' list and one from the 'secondary' list. Joint pathway students may select any two instruments from either list.
- Double Bass
- Guitar (Classical)
- Horn (Baritone)
- Horn (French)
- Percussion & Drumkit
- Percussion & Timpani
- Saxophone (Alto)
- Saxophone (Baritone)
- Saxophone (Soprano)
- Saxophone (Tenor)
- Trombone (Bass)
- Trombone (Tenor)
- Voice (Alto)
- Voice (Baritone)
- Voice (Bass)
- Voice (Bass-Baritone)
- Voice (Contralto)
- Voice (Counter-Tenor)
- Voice (Male Soprano)
- Voice (Mezzo-Soprano)
- Voice (Soprano)
- Voice (Tenor)
How to apply
This course is closed for the 2019 academic cycle. Please contact the provider or view the 2020 courses.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
1 October*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
*If you are an international applicant, or you are applying for a postgraduate course, or are choosing certain audition locations, the 'on time' deadline may be later in the year - please contact the conservatoire directly.
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|A level||EE||2 A Levels at a pass|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PPP|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass required|
|Scottish Higher||DDDDD||Combinations of Highers and Advanced Highers will be considered.|
Additional entry requirements
Institutions Own Test (IOT)
Own test. A short diagnostic test will be administered on the day of your audition. This will be to test your musicianship level. Please note that there is a separate jazz and classical test.
In the event of a successful audition, applicants may be invited for a further interview prior to being made an offer.
Remote audition recordings may be accepted in the event that you cannot attend an audition in person.
Single specialism audition
|Location||On-time Fee||Late Fee|
|Other - non-UK auditions||£90||£90|
Joint principal specialism audition
|Location||On-time Fee||Late Fee|
|United States||No fee charged|
|South Korea||No fee charged|
|Other - non-UK auditions||No fee charged|
|New York||No fee charged|
|Japan||No fee charged|
|India||No fee charged|
|In person||No fee charged|
|Hong Kong||No fee charged|
|China||No fee charged|
|By recording||No fee charged|